Media And Expectations Quiz 2011

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is media?
    • A. 

      Media is mass communication in various forms.

    • B. 

      It is talking on your cell phone, speaking to people in person and broadcast news.

    • C. 

      It is the mathematical middle of a group of numbers.

  • 2. 
    What are different types of new media?
    • A. 

      The internet, CDs, DVDs

    • B. 

      Television, films, books and newspapers.

    • C. 

      Novels, poems, fiction and non-fiction.

    • D. 

      Radio, television, monkeys

  • 3. 
    What is the printing press?
    • A. 

      A machine invented by Johannes Gutenberg that prints books.

    • B. 

      A machine invented by Edison that gives off light.

    • C. 

      A news reporter named printing.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      The 1600's.

    • B. 

      The 1700's.

    • C. 

      The industrial revolution.

    • D. 

      The 1900's.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      The 1950's.

    • B. 

      The 1960's.

    • C. 

      The 1970's.

    • D. 

      The 1980's.

  • 6. 
    How is the web 2.0 internet driven?
    • A. 

      By producers.

    • B. 

      By consumers.

    • C. 

      By prosumers.

    • D. 

      By Mr. Rudolph.

  • 7. 
    How was the web during the 90's driven?
    • A. 

      By producers and consumers.

    • B. 

      By consumers only.

    • C. 

      By prosumers only.

  • 8. 
    Why is wikipedia a good example of a web 2.0 site?
    • A. 

      It is a site where anyone can both read and post encyclopedia information.

    • B. 

      It is a site where you cannot verify whether or not the information is correct.

    • C. 

      It is a site that is just made by its developers.

    • D. 

      It is a site that has more encyclopedia entries than any other on the web.

  • 9. 
    What is new media?
    • A. 

      New media is media that is produced and consumed on the internet.

    • B. 

      New media is media that is produced by Def Jam Records.

    • C. 

      New media is media that is produced by the earth.

    • D. 

      New media is media that is written in newspapers.

  • 10. 
    What is the case study for next week?
    • A. 

      9/11

    • B. 

      The 2008 Presidential Elections

    • C. 

      Hurricane Katrina

    • D. 

      The Jenna 6

  • 11. 
    How did the printing press change the world?
    • A. 

      It made printing books much much easier.

    • B. 

      It lowered the literacy rate in Europe.

    • C. 

      It made prosumers more prevalent.

    • D. 

      It change the internet from producer driven to consumer driven.

  • 12. 
    What does RSS stand for?
    • A. 

      Really Simple Syndication.

    • B. 

      Read Sound Simple.

    • C. 

      Reactionary Sound Symphony.

    • D. 

      Really Sound Syndication.

  • 13. 
    What is RSS?
    • A. 

      A way that the news is brought to us.

    • B. 

      The new name for the New York Times.

    • C. 

      A system without feeds and posts.

  • 14. 
    What is not part of the e-code?
    • A. 

      Be respectful.

    • B. 

      Be responsible.

    • C. 

      Be safe.

    • D. 

      Be mature.

  • 15. 
    What order does a typical day in computer and media studies follow?
    • A. 

      Do now, ticket to leave, lecture, work time

    • B. 

      Do now, work time, lecture, ticket to leave

    • C. 

      Do now, lecture, work time, ticket to leave

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      People Offering Writing

    • B. 

      Planed Offering Wisdom

    • C. 

      Plan Organize Write

    • D. 

      Probably Official Wombats